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27 08, 2019

MERCEDES-AMG GT 63 S 4 DOOR COUPE. Short blog review.

By | August 27th, 2019|reviews|0 Comments

If you want a GT car with a sense of theatre that accompanies you everywhere you go and you have over £130,000 - then I recommend that you consider a Mercedes AMG GT63 S.  I would never get tired of hearing its V8 engine soundtrack - which sounds as if it’s from a World War [...]

31 05, 2019

DRIVING ONE OF MY CHILDHOOD HERO CARS. THE AUDI UR QUATTRO. Car news.

By | May 31st, 2019|car news|0 Comments

People say that you shouldn’t meet your childhood heroes.  Last week drove one of my childhood “hero cars”....a 1990 Audi UR Quattro! This car belongs to the Audi UK Heritage fleet. I have to say that my emotions were pretty mixed as I walked up to the car with the keys in my hand. This [...]

24 04, 2019

CLIO 197 RENAULTSPORT AND WHY I THINK IT COULD BE ONE OF TODAY’S USEABLE CLASSIC CARS.

By | April 24th, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

Are you thinking of buying or investing in a used car??? Then this (the first in a series of blogs on affordable used cars to purchase) might be of interest to you.  The Clio 197 Renaultsport has all the hallmarks to be an affordable, modern and classic car so read on to find out why. [...]

19 11, 2019

BMW 325I SPORT SELLS AT THE SILVERSTONE AUCTIONS.

By | November 19th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

On the 9th of November, this beautiful BMW 325i Sport (Tech-2) went under the hammer at the NEC Classic Motor Show Silverstone Auctions. This 2 owner, 1991 U.K. supplied BMW had only covered 6,800 miles. Bidding was rather impressive, as its final selling price was £51,188. I will add....if you know anyone who has a [...]

14 11, 2019

PICTURES OF THE NEW FERRARI ROMA. New car news.

By | November 14th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

Ferrari have released pictures of its new 2+ coupe the Roma.  The Prancing Horse new coupe uses a 3.9 litre V8 turbo engine that produces 611 bhp and 760 Nm of torque. 0 to 62 mph only takes 3.4 seconds and it has a top speed of 199 mph. The Roma’s new 8-speed dual-clutch gearbox [...]

14 11, 2019

LANCASTER INSURANCE CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW, with DISCOVERY.

By | November 14th, 2019|motorshow blogs|0 Comments

The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery 3 day event come to an end last Sunday.  With over 71,000 visitors passing through the doors at the NEC, we were all in for a treat.  There were 3,000 vehicles and 300 motoring clubs in attendance - making it a fantastic opportunity to go and talk to the [...]

12 11, 2019

DO YOU KNOW YOUR mHEV FROM BEV? HELP IS ON THE WAY FROM HPI. New car news.

By | November 12th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

HPI is helping us understand the difference between the confusing alternative fuelled vehicles (AFVs) vehicle terminology. Take a look at the list below. AFVs Alternative Fuel Vehicles - vehicles not powered by petrol or diesel internal combustion engines.BEV Battery Electric Vehicle - vehicle powered solely by a battery charged from an external power source.BIK Benefit [...]

8 11, 2019

A RARE 1997 MASERATI GHIBLI CUP UP FOR SALE.

By | November 8th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

The Maserati Ghibli Cup is one of my all time favourite cars and this one will be under the hammer at next month’s Classic Car Auction. This manual 1997 Ghibli Cup is one of only 26 made in right-hand drive form and has covered around 97500 miles.  The estimate price for this very rare, 2.0 [...]

6 11, 2019

AMB 001 BY ASTON MARTIN AND BROUGH SUPERIOR MOTORBIKE.

By | November 6th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

This is the AMB 001 by Aston Martin and Brough Superior which made its worldwide debut at the Milan Motorcycle Show. There will only be 100 track only motorbikes built. It uses a V-twin turbo-charged engine that produces 180 hp. This is what we believe a cutting-edge motorcycle should be and we are very proud [...]

4 11, 2019

LAMBORGHINI SQUADRA CORSE HYPERCAR. New car news

By | November 4th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

During the World Finals in Jerez de la Frontera, Lamborghini previewed its new V12 hypercar. This normally aspirated, track only, hypercar car is the first developed by Lamborghini Squadra Corse. This limited production hypercar will make its debut in 2020. It uses the iconic 6.5 litre engine which produces 830hp and a 6 speed Xtrac [...]

29 10, 2019

PEUGEOT E-LEGEND CONCEPT CAR AT THE CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW, with DISCOVERY.

By | October 29th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

The exciting news from the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery, is that the Peugeot e-Legend Concept car will be making its UK debut at the show. The fully electric concept car will be on display at the Club Peugeot UK stand in Hall 5 of the NEC.  “This is what the future of [...]

24 10, 2019

NEW VOLKSWAGEN GOLF. New car news blog.

By | October 24th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

Big news!! The new VW Golf was launched a few hours ago in Wolfsburg. Tech is really at the heart of this new Golf. It is the first VW to use intelligence information from Car2x.  This means that it can get signals from the traffic infrastructure and other vehicles up to 800 metres away.  5 [...]